Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

Freephone 116 006
Monday to Friday- 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday and Holidays- 2:00 – 4:00 pm


Crime Victims Helpline offers support to all victims of crime in Ireland. Established in 2005, our aim is to support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen and to provide you with time and space to talk about your experience. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system and referrals to other resources in your community that may be able to help.

Crime Victims Helpline can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our hours are:

Monday to Friday- 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Saturday and Holidays- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.


Latest News

A token of appreciation for two of our longest serving volunteers, Gillian and Ruby. Their dedication, kindness, and empathy have been nothing short of inspirational. We are so lucky to have had them as part of our team over the years. ... See MoreSee Less

6 days ago  ·  

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Today is International Volunteer Day and we'd like to take the chance to say thank you to our brilliant team here at the CVH.

Our volunteers provide emotional support and information about the criminal justice system in a gentle, compassionate, and competent way. We couldn't be prouder of them or the wonderful work they do every day!

If you think you'd like to volunteer with us, there are details on our website.

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7 days ago  ·  

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Remember You Are Not Alone, we are here to support you.

#ShareOneThing is an innovative Social Media Campaign developed by Kerry Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre, ADAPT Kerry Women’s Refuge and Support Services and the National Collective of Community Based Women's Networks in South Kerry. The campaign is running from the 25th of November to the 10th of December. We are asking you to support victims of domestic and sexual violence by sharing posts, posters and information over the 16 Days of Action.

#shareonething #16days2019 #kerry #domesticviolence #sexualviolence
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